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What are the barriers to improved energy efficiency?

Just 0.4% of eligible companies have filed for ESOS and many state energy efficiency is not enough of a priority for them to act. With rising energy costs, the opportunity for significant financial savings from energy efficiency measures and the potential for hefty fines for non-compliance with ESOS… 426 more words

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5 Awesome FREE Apps that Get You Thinking About the Environment

Nowadays it’s easier to turn to our phones, tablets and computers to learn new stuff. Some still like doing it the old fashion by opening up a text book or doing the research themselves. 789 more words


Cruisin' for the Environment

Since my first post one week ago, I have taken my bike instead of driving 6 out of 7 days! I am well on my way to making this a regular part of my life. 306 more words

Carbon Footprint

Action 140. Pass the (fair trade organic) coconut water, sparingly.

My favorite thing to impulse buy in the grocery store is coconut water. I don’t know what it is about this stuff- I love everything coconut, yes, but there’s something about coconut water in particular that is refreshing and makes me feel like I am sitting on a beach with a tiny-umbrella-drink in my hand while a cool ocean breeze blows across the sand. 622 more words

Slow-fashion - just what is it?

Well the answer to that question is…I am just finding out.  I was reading an article on sustainable fashion at the end of last year and it tweaked my interest. 191 more words

Carbon Footprint

What You’re Doing Wrong in the Bathroom

If you’re a typical American, then you’re probably doing a ton of things wrong in the bathroom, which are bad for your budget and bad for the environment. 870 more words